“Doc” Erwin has been performing music in the Palm Beaches since 1974. He has worked solo piano or a one-man band, duos, trios; Jazz and rock, 4-18 piece bands. Doc studied piano with private instructors from age 7 through 18 and then onto college majoring in piano-organ the first two years (also trombone). He then majored in music theory and composition for three years at the University of Alabama. He traveled from the 70’s thru 80’s playing shows, nightclubs, dinner theatre, cruise ships (1986-1990).
Doc lives in Palm Beach Gardens and has performed most recently in Palm Beach at the Brazilian Court Hotel, the Breakers, The Colony and other venues. Also currently performing with Lynn DiMenna at Pelican Café and PGA National piano iBar (in season). Doc presently teaches piano, trumpet, and trombone at D&Y Music Studio in North Palm Beach, as well as private lessons. He has also taught guitar and bass.
Doc enjoys playing the Great American Songbook as well as the new (and old) Pop and R&B songs that he’s been playing for decades.